Already during the Bronze Age fishermen and hunters populated this area; and today about 2.500 locals and tourists feel at ease in this place which is only a few kilometers away from Lake Garda in the hills of the Valtènesi region.
The neighbouring villages of Bottenago, Castelletto and Picedo form part of Polpenazze: Pleasant residential areas surrounded by lovely countryside, dominated by olive groves and vineyards. Those who prefer to live slightly off the busy towns on Lake Garda and at the same time enjoy the view over the lake should be looking here for a new home.
It is 14 km to get to the Desenzano exit off the motorway. A doctor, a chemist’s, a bank and a post office are can found here. In the vicinity numerous wine producers can be visited.